About Switzerland

Switzerland National Name :
Swiss Confederation

National Capital : Bern

Switzerland Area :
Approx. 41,284n Sq Km (15,940 Sq. Mi), 0.03% of total

Switzerland Population :
8,341,000 in 2014 (0.11% in total)

Ethnicity in Switzerland :
German 65%, French 18%, Italian 10%, Romansch 1%, other 6%

Switzerland Languages :
German (official) 63.7%, French (official) 19.2%, Italian (official) 7.6%, Romansch (official) 0.6%, other 8.9%.

Religions in Switzerland:
Roman Catholic 42%, Protestant 35%, Orthodox 2%, Muslim 4%, none 11% (2000)

Currency :
Swiss franc (CHF) ,CHF


Time Zone :
UTC+01 (CET)

SWITZERLAND National Flower :
Edelweiss Leontopodium alpinum